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Splash wins extension for Leeds sport centre

by Steve Johnston
Issue No. 2207

Months of campaigning by SPLASH, a users’ group who want South Leeds sports centre to stay open, has won a four-month extension.

The Tory-Lib Dem coalition running Leeds council had planned to close it on Monday, but under pressure the new Labour council has agreed to delay the closure.

The campaign is supported by local unions and community groups. They marched in Beeston and Holbeck last Saturday and held a rally.

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Tue 22 Jun 2010, 22:49 BST
Issue No. 2207
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